Rotterdam-based photographer Bas Princen was trained as a designer and architect before earning a reputation for documenting the structures and spaces he might have helped create. ‘I go out to find photographs in which the artificial and the natural take each other’s forms and in which one is unable to see if things are being constructed or destroyed. I think that is the most interesting thing that can be said right now about the cities in which we live, and the landscapes in which we dwell (and vice versa).’ Bas Princen studied design at the Design Academy Einhoven before embarking on postgraduate studies in architecture at the Berlage Institute in Rotterdam.
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